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Laura Chappell is the Founder of Protocol Analysis Institute, Inc., Wireshark University, and Chappell University, and the creator of the WCNA Certification program (formerly known as the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst certification program).

Since 1991, Laura has been living, eating, and breathing in the packet-level world. Besides being the author of numerous best-selling books on network analysis, troubleshooting and network forensics, Laura is hailed as a top-notch, entertaining presenter who can detail the most effective methods to locate network issues.

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